FILASILKTM is a non-absorbable braided and coated suture, made of natural silk filaments. FILASILKTM is basically indicated for applications where surgical practice is to employ non-absorbable suture material. FILASILKTM is available in black.


  • General surgery procedures
  • Oral surgery procedures
  • Ophthalmic procedures
  • Skin closure
  • Ligature


  • Excellent handling properties
  • Good knot security

Product overview

Structure Braided
Colour Black
Origin Silkworm larval cocoons(Bombyx mori)
Chemical composition Natural silk filaments
Sizes USP 8/0 (metric 0.4) - USP 2 (metric 5)
Sterilisation Gamma radiation